Category Archives: Christmas

Vintage Mail

WordPress and I are not getting along today.  This is the second time I’ve started this.  All of my words were lost on the previous post started.  Not fun. I talk to my momma almost daily.  During one of our conversations … Continue reading

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Bucket List 2013

Yesterday I looked at an interesting blog.  Bucket List Publications is full of stories about bucket list achievements and bucket list dreams.  I was truly inspired as I read it.  The thing about the blog and Lesley that inspired me the … Continue reading

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A little different

My son did the Christmas dinner cooking.  He and the kids decided they wanted something other than the traditional turkey and dressing.  So my son was going to make Lasagna Soup.  I’ve had this once and it was really good! … Continue reading

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Cake vs. Pie

I have photos of mail to show you and even a couple of little treasures I bought on my trip to see my niece last week, but first I want to ask you — which is your favorite — cake … Continue reading

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The Christmas Day that was….

We were able to cook after all. I got lots of suggestions, all good, from my quilting friends on how to handle the dead oven heating element. In the end though, my hubby decided to use the oven with the … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2009

We were supposed to go to my sister-in-law Charmaine’s house today. When I woke up, I could tell that it had indeed gotten colder, as predicted. I felt a migraine coming on. I feel miserable. I did not feel like … Continue reading

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"Holly" Jewelry set

Hubby and I are going to his sister Charmaine’s tomorrow for Christmas Eve dinner. I’m not entirely sure what clothing I’ll wear, but I did want to make some jewelry to wear to the gathering. So, tonight I pulled out … Continue reading

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This time of year…

This time of year is always special to me. I love to see my Christmas tree all decorated and lite up. This year, the tree is so full of ornaments that my hubby has been concerned it would topple over. … Continue reading

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Making it my own!

My sister, mother, niece and I all went shopping to this wonderful place — Old Town Spring — on one of my recent visits to my sister’s house. There was a shop there that I totally fell in love with. … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a little like Christmas!

This is “date” day for my hubby and I. Today, we’re planning to go to Braum’s and get something to eat (after we’ve worked up an appetite decorating) and I’ll get a peppermint ice cream cone. I love peppermint ice … Continue reading

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